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 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

NLMS students enjoyed WE Day

On March 21, twenty-two students and three teachers from North Lake Middle School in Lake Stevens ventured to Seattle's Key Arena to attend WE Day with 15, 000 other students and teachers from around...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens residents help at Oso landslide

A Lake Stevens based AmeriCorps crew from the Department of Ecology’s Washington Conservation Corps (WCC) joined the response to the SR 530 Landslide disaster last week. Ecology dispatched the crew at the request of the state Emergency Management D...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

LSHS offering local senior citizens free dinner

Lake Stevens High School annual Senior Citizen Dinner will be held on Wednesday, April 23 at 5 p.m. in the LSHS Cafeteria. The theme this year is “A Night in the City.” This meal is completely free and sponsored by the LSHS Leadership class. The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club presents Tarzan

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club is pleased to present the heart-warming musical Tarzan, music by Edgar Rice Burroughs; lyrics by Phil Collins; book by David Henry Hwang. Directed by LSHS' own...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Snohomish PUD awards local students in photo contests

Snohomish County PUD today announced the names of local students who won awards in the utility’s 2014 art and photography competitions. The contests engage students in energy topics. For the PUD photography contest, high school students were...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens Spring Cleaning Day May 3

On Saturday, May 3, the City of Lake Stevens will be hosting its annual Spring Cleaning Day Event for citizens who live within the limit of the City of Lake Stevens. This year’s event will be held at the back parking lot of Cavelero Mid High,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Aquafest wins gold

During the 2014 Washington Festival and Event Association convention held in March, the WFEA awarded Aquafest with three gold medals for the 2013 Lake Stevens Journal Insert, the 2013 Aquafest Event...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

LSHS Girls Soccer holding mattress fundraiser

If you are in the need for a new mattress you can purchase one all while helping out the Lake Stevens High School Girls Soccer team. The team will be holding a mattress fundraiser on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Stevens High...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Local couple, plus others, earn Black Belt

On March 22, 10 people earned their Black Belt through hard work and dedication at Tiger's Black Belt Academy in Lake Stevens. New Black Belts include Bryce Waxham (age 8), Jaydon Kaplan (age 9),...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Cavelero ninth grade girls basketball team go undefeated

The Cavelero Mid High School ninth grade girls basketball team played an undefeated season. The team finished a perfect 17-0, tallying 16 double digit victories.   The team is coached by Larry...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

ABC's ninth Annual Spring Literacy is April 11

ABC's ninth Annual Spring Literacy Concert will feature "Harmonica Pocket" doing their show, U is for Ukelele!   The show is FREE for children ages 0-5 and their adults, parents, grandparents,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Aquafest announces fireworks display

The Aquafest Executive board is excited to announce the return of "Wolverine West Fireworks". This year's fireworks will be bigger and better than ever as we celebrate "All American Aquafest". The...

 
 By Journal Staff    Business    April 9, 2014

PUD offers rebates for efficient clothes washers and hauls away energy wasting fridges for free

Snohomish County Public Utility District now offers $50 rebates for buying a qualifying efficient clothes washer. It saves you both energy and water. Rebates are available now through the end of 2014. Not all Energy Star clothes washers are...

 
 By Journal Staff    Business    April 9, 2014

Snohomish Valley Roofing welcomes new Operations Manager

With over 30 years of experience in the roofing industry, Dave Wallin has chosen to join Snohomish Valley Roofing, Inc. as Operations Manager.   Wallin has spent his career managing projects...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Cavelero Drama Club to perform musical

The Cavelero Drama Club has been working very hard preparing for a fun 1940's musical, Kilroy Was Here.  This musical is near and dear to many of the students who have close ties to military with...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Locals work their way up the Columbia Tower

The Movers & Shakers, a team consisting of folks from Lake Stevens including Timmothy Lang, accident victim, raised over $19,125 towards their goal for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation. They...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 2, 2014

Lake Tropics win basketball championship

The Lake Stevens Lake Tropics seventh to ninth grade boys went undefeated for the basketball season. The boys, coached by Rich Davis, went on to finish first place in the end of season tournament....

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    April 2, 2014

City Corner: Vandalism

Each year the City has thousands of dollars of public property damaged or destroyed as a result of vandalism.   This wanton action results in wasted public resources, is a criminal offense, and sometimes can cause injury or worse.   An example is...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Glenwood Elementary students run for fun

Asking the members of the Galloping Gators what they like about the lunchtime running club at Glenwood Elementary is no easy task. These Gators are far too focused on traveling in laps around their bu...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Local fiddlers come to Everett

Scotland comes to Everett, Sunday, March 30 as the Northwest Scottish Fiddlers, appear in a return engagement at the Everett Public Library. Music from Scotland, Nova Scotia, and the Shetland Islands...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Crushers win championship

The Lake Stevens Crushers won the championship basketball title after an 8-0 undefeated season at the Boys & Girls Club. Coach Jim Shields and assistant coach Britney Watson guided the team to...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Beware of Jury Duty Warrant scam

A scam in which residents receive a phone call from someone claiming to be in law enforcement saying that they need to pay to have a warrant “lifted” for having missed jury duty has hit Snohomish County.  On Wednesday, March 12, a Sheriff’s Of...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Children act fast, so do poisons

The theme for National Poison Prevention Week is “Children Act Fast…So Do Poisons.” Since 1961, each year the third week of March is proclaimed as National Poison Prevention Week. However this isn’t the only week that you need to think about...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Non-profit holding auditions

Ludus Youth Theater Group is holding auditions for their third musical "The Little Mermaid Jr." on March 28 and March 30.  Callbacks will be on April 5 and 6.  Kids ages 6-20 can audition or join...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Mt. Pilchuck elementary school one of five top teams in Sno-Isle

Five top-scoring teams will advance to the finals of the Sno-Isle Libraries Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem Sockem Third-Grade Reading Challenge. They are: • The Reader Leaders from Mt. Pilchuck Elementary (Lake Stevens School District) • The...

 

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